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Academy Gets the Word Out After Tussle With Agency

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Science  15 Apr 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5720, pp. 335
DOI: 10.1126/science.308.5720.335

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A public version of a National Academies report on safe storage of spent nuclear fuel has been released, 8 months after negotiations began with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and following the commission's decision to go public with a point-by-point rebuttal of the document while it was still under wraps.